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Tandeski joins American National Bank of Minnesota
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Kurt Busch captures first win of season at Bristol
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Water Spaniels compete at national field trials
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Outdoor Traditions Magazine
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Step by step, couple learns to train, care for oxen team
Typical kid behavior or a mental-health problem? It can be hard to decide.
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August 16, 2018
NHRA: Courtney Force hoping to mimic her dad's success at BIR
Courtney Force Ride: Advance Auto Parts Chevy Camaro SS Crew chief: Danny Hood Hometown: Yorba Linda, Calif. Last year at BIR: Advanced to quarterfinal...
August 16, 2018 - 2:00pm
August 13, 2018
Get Ready: Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals
Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals WHAT: 37th annual Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals, the 17th of 24 events in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series. Drivers...
August 13, 2018 - 2:23pm
NHRA: Pritchett looking for another near-perfect BIR
Only seven points separate Leah Pritchett from second place in the NHRA Top Fuel standings. If she dominates the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals...
August 13, 2018 - 1:08pm
July 23, 2018
Stock Car Racing: Fletcher, Virkus running hot at North Central Speedway
Modified driver Shawn Fletcher opened up a 20-point lead in the points race after his second straight win and Dustin Virkus stayed hot with his...
July 23, 2018 - 3:00am
July 16, 2018
Stock Car Racing: Fletcher rebounds for win
BARROWS—Rebounding from a second-place finish July 7, Modified driver Shawn Fletcher returned to the winners stand Saturday, July 14 with a win in the 15-lap feature event at North Central Speedway. Fletcher finished in front of Justin Jones and Billy Kendall III. With the win,...
July 16, 2018 - 6:30am
May 11, 2018
Buffalo River Race Park's 64th season opens Sunday
GLYNDON, Minn.—Since 1955, Buffalo River Race Park has been a staple in the local dirt track racing community. The facility was one of...
May 11, 2018 - 8:14pm
April 21, 2018
Kyle Busch makes it three in a row at Richmond
RICHMOND, Va.—Kyle Busch made it three in a row Saturday night, April 21, winning his third race in as many weeks at the Toyota Owners...
April 21, 2018 - 9:40pm
March 18, 2018
Truex races to dominating victory at Fontana
FONTANTA,Calif.—Martin Truex Jr. dominated at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif., on Sunday, March 18, winning the race going away for his first victory of the season. The 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series champion had to watch rival Kevin Harvick win the previous three...
March 18, 2018 - 9:39pm
March 11, 2018
Different week, same result: Harvick wins third straight in Arizona
AVONDALE, Ariz.—There were 15 lead changes, nine different leaders, but, ultimately, the same result. Kevin Harvick rolled to his third victory in as many weeks in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series on Sunday, March 11, easily holding off Kyle Busch at ISM Raceway in Avondale,...
March 11, 2018 - 9:22pm
October 22, 2017
Truex Jr. roars to win Hollywood Casino 400
KANSAS CITY, Kan.—Martin Truex Jr. bookended the second round of the 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoffs with his seventh win...
October 22, 2017 - 6:39pm
September 24, 2017
NASCAR: Kyle Busch wins ISM Connect 300 in New Hampshire
LOUDON, N.H.—Kyle Busch dominated the second half of the ISM Connect 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, the second race of the 2017 Monster...
September 24, 2017 - 8:37pm
September 17, 2017
NASCAR: Truex posts fifth victory of the season in Chicagoland
JOLIET, Ill.—After winning the 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series regular season, Martin Truex Jr. kicked off the 10-race playoffs with...
September 17, 2017 - 8:13pm
August 31, 2017
Racing: Labor Day reserved for Muscle Cars at BIR
For those who love muscle cars, Brainerd International Raceway is the place to be Labor Day weekend. More than 400 muscle cars are expected...
August 31, 2017 - 9:00am
August 21, 2017
KLICK!: Saturday at the Races
People enjoy the races Saturday at the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery)—for...
August 21, 2017 - 8:00am
Stock Car Racing: Blanchard, Esler duel for championship
BARROWS—Dean Blanchard Jr. and Jerry Esler dueled each other in the Mod 4 feature race Saturday night at North Central Speedway, and they will duel for a point's championship next Saturday night. Blanchard Jr. and Esler both started from row three and quickly got out front running...
August 21, 2017 - 7:00am